Kloeppel injured in accident last week

Frank H. Kloeppel, 80, of Gerald is listed as the driver in a one-vehicle accident July 10 just east of Gerald. 

A report by Tpr. J. M. Langley with the Missouri State Highway Patrol states Kloeppel was traveling west when he fell asleep, ran off the north side of the road and struck a utility pole. 

Kloeppel was taken by Gerald ambulance to Mercy Washington with moderate injuries. He was using a seat belt.

The 1990 Ford F250 he was driving was a total loss.